Xiao Wu & Caleb Lareau Named to Forbes 30 Under 30!

Congratulations to Xiao Wu, PhD ’21 and Caleb Lareau, AM ’17 for both being named to the 2022 list of Forbes 30 under 30! Wu was named to the healthcare section and … Continue reading “Xiao Wu & Caleb Lareau Named to Forbes 30 Under 30!”

Falco J. Bargagli Stoffi Awarded HDSI Postdoctoral Research Fund

Congratulations to postdoc Falco J. Bargagli Stoffi who was recently awarded the Postdoctoral Research Fund from the Harvard Data Science Initiative! His research project will focus on the development and application of interpretable causal … Continue reading “Falco J. Bargagli Stoffi Awarded HDSI Postdoctoral Research Fund”

Francesca Dominici to give MIT’s Henry W. Kendall Memorial Lecture – 4/21

The 18th Annual Henry W. Kendall Memorial Lecture Hosted by the Center for Global Change Science and Dept. of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences, MIT Francesca Dominici, PhD Clarence James … Continue reading “Francesca Dominici to give MIT’s Henry W. Kendall Memorial Lecture – 4/21”

Francesca Dominici Featured in April’s Nat Geo Cover Story

Francesca Dominici, the Clarence James Gamble Professor of Biostatistics,  Population & Data Science and Co-Director of the Data Science Initiative, was recently interviewed about her team’s work for the cover … Continue reading “Francesca Dominici Featured in April’s Nat Geo Cover Story”

Alumnus Joseph Antonelli Receives HEI New Investigator Award

The Research Committee at the Health Effects Institute has selected alumnus Joseph Antonelli, PhD ’16, Assistant Professor in the Department of Statistics at the University of Florida, as one of three applicants from … Continue reading “Alumnus Joseph Antonelli Receives HEI New Investigator Award”

Exploring the Link Between Pollution and COVID-19 Mortality

A recent study published by the Oxford University Press underlines the role of climate change and poor air quality in contributing to the harm wrought by the COVID-29 pandemic.  The study, co-authored by Francesca … Continue reading “Exploring the Link Between Pollution and COVID-19 Mortality”

More Evidence of Causal Link Between Air Pollution and Early Death

Doctoral student Xiao Wu, Research Scientist Danielle Bruan, and Professor Francesca Dominici are among the authors of a new study that evaluates the impact of long-term exposure to fine particulate matter on mortality among the … Continue reading “More Evidence of Causal Link Between Air Pollution and Early Death”

Francesca Dominici & Team Receive Star-Friedman Funding

Congratulations to Francesca Dominici, Clarence James Gamble Professor of Biostatistics, Population and Data Science and Co-Director of the Data Science Initiative, who was recently selected as the recipient of the 2020 Star-Friedman … Continue reading “Francesca Dominici & Team Receive Star-Friedman Funding”